Look up artist Krishtalka, Shifre Shtern


Name: Krishtalka, Shifre Shtern
Born: December 19, 1909 (Tishevitz (Tysowce), SE Poland)
Died: December 24, 2003 (Montreal, Canada)
Note: See Album liner notes C-042(c)

Songs written or composed


Title: Mir Zenen Khanike Likhtlekh -- מיר זענען חנוכּה ליכטךעך
Author: Krishtalka, Shifre Shtern
Genre: Khanike/Holiday
Subject: Candles/Presence/Lighting
Additional song notes: We Are Chunukah Candles

Recording:


On album: C-042(c) (Chanukha is Freylekh! / A Yiddish Chanukah Celebration/ Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble -- חנוכה איז פֿריילעך)
Track ID: 39795
Vocal/Handclaps Cahan-Simon, Lori
Accordion Mahovlich, Walt
Violin Chernyavsky, David
Flute Greenbaum, Adrienne
Tsimbl Fedoriouk, Alexander
Bass/Vocal Shapiro, Henry
First line: Mir Zenen khanike likhtlekh, mir zenen ale du. Ale nekht fun khanike tsindt undz
First line (Yiddish):מיר זענען חנוכּה ליכטעלעך, מיר זענען אַלע דאָ. אַלע נעכט פֿון חנוכּה טסינדט...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 4:26

Title: Ikh Bin A Latke -- איך בין אַ לאַטקע
Author: Krishtalka, Shifre Shtern
Composer: Krishtalka, Shifre Shtern
Genre: Holiday/Khanike
Subject: Latke/Fresh/Brown/Plate
Transliteration: Alb C-042(c)
Translation: Alb C-042(c)
Additional song notes: I'm A Latke

Recording:


On album: C-042(c) (Chanukha is Freylekh! / A Yiddish Chanukah Celebration/ Lori Cahan-Simon Ensemble -- חנוכה איז פֿריילעך)
Track ID: 39805
Vocal/Handclaps Cahan-Simon, Lori
Accordion Mahovlich, Walt
Violin Chernyavsky, David
Bass Shapiro, Henry
First line: Ikh bin a latke, fet un broyn, afn teler lig ikh shoyn
First line (Yiddish):איך בין אַ לאַטקע, פֿעט און ברוין, אַפֿן טעלער ליג איך שוין. ...
Language: Yiddish
Style: Klezmer/Concert
Length: 2:41

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